Spend three minutes getting lost in space. A video released by NASA this week shows the well-known Orion Nebula in a new way. The 3D visualization of the nebula allows the viewer to get a bird's eye view of the baby stars, gas, and dust of the nebula as it moves in space.SEE ALSO:
We debunked a lot of fake viral photos this year. Eighty-six, to be exact. And that doesn't even include all those fake toilet photos from the Sochi Olympics , those fake Ebola cures , and all the lies that UberFacts helped spread . It was a busy year for fakes.Read more...
In the deep, dark Southern Ocean encircling Antarctica lies a creature so bewildering and elusive, it hasn't been filmed for a year. Behold, the 'headless chicken monster,' which has been filmed casually swimming near East Antarctica, the first time it's been filmed in the region.
Hollywood has a long history of straight actors playing LGBTQ roles, and it's something Cate Blanchett has defended.The Australian actress played a lesbian woman in 2015 film Carol, and according to the Hollywood Reporter,
The Super Nintendo really was far ahead of its time.Bertrand Fan, a senior engineer for the messaging and chat application Slack, recently came across an interesting find. During the mid-'90s in Japan,
Sometimes social media is a good thing.The anger over a Trump administration plan to curtail the rights of transgender citizens is still palpable.
The New York Police Department is pulling thousands of body cameras from the field after one of them caught on fire while a police officer was wearing it.
The Star-Spangled Banner has stayed the same, with the same words and the same tune for 87 years, but a Hawai'ian musician reinvented the song while performing the song at a football game in Hawai'i and left quite an impression. SEE ALSO: The top karaoke songs from 'A Star Is Born'The singer,
For years, Elon Musk has been touting the promise of a self-driving car. Well, it looks like that promise is a little further off than Musk previously thought, if it materializes at all.On Thursday, Elon Musk unveiled a new “lower cost, mid-range” Tesla Model 3 car coming in at around $45,000.
A picturesque view of the San Francisco Bay was suddenly interrupted by a giant bird on Friday.KTVU's Mark Tamayo was delivering the weather forecast in front of a live shot of the city when out of nowhere a bird's beak appeared.
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Warning: This post contains subject matter some readers may find disturbing.The Toronto Zoo released security footage of a its family of pandas aggressively attacking a snowman. Actually, it mostly looks like two balls of snow stacked on top of each other, but whatever.In the clip,
kelk1 sends this article from the Stanford News Service: "Stanford bioengineers have developed faster, more energy-efficient microchips based on the human brain – 9,000 times faster and using significantly less power than a typical PC (abstract).
If you regret not having time to read, but recoil at the thought of glancing at a tabloid in public, have no fear. There is a whole tier of literary, short-form books out there just waiting to be discovered.Not having time to devote to War and Peace is understandable.
One hundred humanoid robots performed a synchronized dance routine in Tokyo on Monday. Each of the one hundred 'Robi' robots weighs just 2.2 pounds and stands just a little over a foot tall.The '100 Robi' project is the brainchild of Tomotaka Takahashi of Tokyo University.